Security guard impostor and gang steal 12 Ford vehicles from Pretoria storage

Pretoria – A person impersonating a security guard pulled out a gun and set in motion a brazen daylight robbery in which 12 Ford vehicles were stolen in one swoop early on Sunday. Police are hunting for at least 18 suspects along with nine missing Ford Ranger bakkies, two Ford Fiestas and a Ford Figo… Continue reading Security guard impostor and gang steal 12 Ford vehicles from Pretoria storage

Biological parents arrested for kidnapping their two daughters

Two missing Cradock sisters have been found by police at a shelter for homeless people just outside of Pretoria in Gauteng and the girls’ biological parents have been arrested for kidnapping, Eastern Cape police say. “The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual offences Unit in Cradock reacted on a tip-off from the public and managed… Continue reading Biological parents arrested for kidnapping their two daughters

Watch: Emergency services battling Pretoria West substation fire

Pretoria – Tshwane Emergency Merical Services (EMS) were battling a blaze at the Kwagga substation in Pretoria West on Tuesday morning. EMS spokesperson Charles Mabaso says the fire broke out at 3am. “Firefighters have been dispatched from around 3:30 and have been fighting the blaze since then,” says Mabaso. He adds: “The situation has been… Continue reading Watch: Emergency services battling Pretoria West substation fire

6-year-old undergoes surgery after alleged rape by neighbour

Tshwane – A six-year-old child who was allegedly raped by her 26-year-old neighbour in Mamelodi on Saturday has slowly started recovering after undergoing surgery. The victim, who was hospitalised with extensive damage to her genital area, started walking again on Wednesday. She went under the knife on Monday. Themba Masango from lobby group Not In… Continue reading 6-year-old undergoes surgery after alleged rape by neighbour

Patient seeks R3m after losing leg during sex-change operation

Pretoria – A Mayville resident in Pretoria West who lost his leg while transitioning from female into a male is not taking the matter lying down. He is claiming more than R3 million from the MEC for Health after an operation to construct a male organ (penis) went wrong and cost him his left leg… Continue reading Patient seeks R3m after losing leg during sex-change operation